Study: Good Design Is Good For Business
Monday March 3, 2014
A new analysis by the design management institute concludes that design-driven businesses have outperformed the S&P by a whopping 228% over the past 10 years.
Design Visionaries See Future Workplace as Hyper-Collaborative
Tuesday November 5, 2013
With concepts that span the re-imagining of office furniture to managing employee health through temperature and light to maximizing multifunctional space, more than 200 architects and designers have helped answer the question: how will we work in 2020?
HEY, HOLD ON THERE!
by MMQB STAFF Monday July 22, 2013
This is a major infraction. 25 years and automatic first down!
The Charter Group Launches Furniture M&A Practice
Monday July 22, 2013
The Charter Group said overall market conditions favor sellers.
New York City Can Mitigate Climate Change through Buildings and Infrastructure
Sunday February 17, 2013
Environmental and urban leaders agree that the current infrastructure is unsustainable but disagree on the feasibility of finding a solution.
Serendipity Labs Launches Premium, Corporate Coworking Experience
Wednesday August 1, 2012
Steelcase investment offers members high performance, walk-in workplaces with corporate service level standards.
Positive Job Data: Unemployment Rate Falls to a 3-Year Low
Monday February 6, 2012
For commercial real estate, the employment data signals that fundamentals will continue to strengthen.
Architizer Canadian Launch Event
Monday September 5, 2011
Architizer has been called a 'hybrid of Flickr, Facebook and LinkedIn for architects.
Indoff and Quantum Storage Systems team up
Tuesday May 24, 2011
Indoff and Quantum Storage Systems take on the healthcare market together and discover an opportunity in sales.
Dedication to Environment as Important as Profit When Evaluating a New Workplace
Tuesday April 5, 2011
A new study on workplace values shows American workers seek employment with organizations that are both financially successful and mindful about their impact on and commitment to protecting the environment.
Florida 1, Small Dealers 0
by ROB KIRKBRIDE Tuesday March 8, 2011
Just how restrictive are the laws? Florida laws prohibit anyone but a licensed designer to create "designs, consultations, studies, drawings, specifications, and administration of design construction contracts relating to nonstructural interior elements of a building or structure."
Deal to sell MMPI's High Point properties for $139.5 million
Monday March 7, 2011
MMPI's 2 million-square-foot High Point holdings would be sold to an entity called High Point Acquisition Co. for $139.5 million.
JSA introduces new forecasting service for the UK Office Furniture Market
Thursday March 3, 2011
The new service, developed in partnership with the economist Roger Martin-Fagg.
Jennifer Busch Resigns as Editor in Chief of Contract Magazine
Friday February 11, 2011
Busch will leave the New York-based magazine to become vice president, marketing A&D, for InterfaceFLOR.
Material ConneXion Announces its MEDIUM Award for Material of the Year
Monday February 7, 2011
Novacem's Carbon Negative Cement is the winner of the second annual MEDIUM Award for Material of the Year.
Stiles and Buerkle join forces
Thursday December 16, 2010
Combination will offer manufacturing solutions for the complete range of applications for the woodworking industry.
Cleveland Medical Mart & Convention Center Groundbreaking set for January
Monday December 13, 2010
Construction is scheduled to begin on Cleveland MMCC on January 3, 2011 and the facility is expected to open in September, 2013.
Office Depot Small Business Index shows Mixed Attitudes after Mid-Terms
Friday December 3, 2010
According to the latest survey, fewer small businesses believe that the results of the mid-term elections will have a positive impact on their business.
Staples Survey Reveals Office Cleanliness Habits
Thursday November 11, 2010
Don't look now but there are 20,000 germs per square inch on the average office desk.
by ROB KIRKBRIDE Monday October 4, 2010
Without a building, the Mart is finding it a fairly difficult sell, regardless of the early success.
Week of March 10, 2014
In This Weeks Print Edition:
Sitting: Hazardious to your health? / Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair / officeDNA: Neutral Posture's Connexion / officeDNA: Shopping Ikea / Steelcase's Gesture / Health Product Declaration - wrap-up
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